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Outdoor winter activities in Samoëns

Samoëns does not only mean alpine skiing. In addition to this sport and cross-country skiing, this pearl of the Alps, in the Haute-Savoie, offers many outdoor activities during the winter.

And if you enjoy a winter holiday to test new activities and have a good time with family or solo there are plenty of outdoor activities close to the village. Put on your snowshoes for hikes in the Alps. You can opt for a short getaway, discover the snow-covered mountains, visit the nature reserve of Sixt, accompanied by a monitor or meet the chamois in a small valley. Then the Nordic walking is a technique which promotes cardiovascular activity and illuminates the body during exercise … While enjoying beautiful panoramas.

Fly with a snowmobile between tracks and forests

Winter panoramas from Giffre and Bostan are also possible on the wheel of an electric Fat Bike, under the supervision of an MCF monitor. For addicted motorized adventures, accompanied by a guide, you ride a snowmobile and take a real walk between tracks and forest on the Grand Massif. The practice of mountaineering lets you discover another wonder of the Haute-Savoie: the ice fall. With experienced guides you will experience a unique experience in the Giffre valley. Another time to share winter, outdoors, with family, in the mountains: equestrian sport.

For the amateurs of height: with the paragliding flights in the mountains you will have an unique experience of sensations, accompanied by professional instructors. Another way to observe the majestic mountains of the Alps: the helicopter. You will take away beautiful memories while flying over breathtaking winter panoramas of Mont Blanc!